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Predicting cancers’ cell of origin

By combining and , researchers trace cancers’ of origin.

Epigenomic Signature
Researchers hypothesized that variation in the ‘mutational landscape’ might be influenced by , or the way that DNA is packaged, which varies widely from cell type to cell type.
Credit: Image courtesy of and Rae Senarighi


This work was supported by , U54, CA143874, U01 ES017156, P01 HL53750, U54 HG007010, the Integra-Life Seventh Framework Program (grant number 315997) and the EMBO Young Investigator Program (Installation grant 1431/2006).

Brigham and Women’s Hospital